Digital Academy Manager

London (Greater) (GB)
£38,655 - £45,479 per annum, inclusive of London Allowance
17 Aug 2022
End of advertisement period
31 Aug 2022
Contract Type
Full Time

Digital Academy Manager

Department: VP Health's Office

Salary: £38,655 - £45,479 per annum, inclusive of London Allowance. (Grade 5)

Reference: QMUL29299

Location: Charterhouse Square

Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry

About the Role:

Applications are invited for a Digital Academy Manager within the VP Health Office. As the successful candidate, you will be pivotal in supporting the newly-appointed Dean for Digital Education in establishing and operationalizing the Faculty’s Digital Academy for Health Education and its associated strategy. The postholder will be an essential conduit between Queen Mary Online’s Learning Accelerator and the Faculty, ensuring cooperative working in the identification and development of digital education opportunities. With line management responsibility for the Executive Education Support Officer, this role will be critical in coordinating the development of new opportunities, designing (with the Dean) and implementing appropriate processes and governance for programme development, and supporting communities of practice in digital education both for academic as well as technical support staff.

About You:

As a successful candidate, you will have a degree level qualification or equivalent professional experience. You will have relevant project management experience with a track record on successfully delivering on successfully delivering to time, budget, and objectives. You will demonstrate high level of experience managing relationship with external stakeholders and evidence of administrative experience.

We are looking for someone who depth in knowledge in digital education learning platforms and technologies and significant experience working with students and learners. You will be able to demonstrate evidence of understanding of the key factors determining a high-quality student experience.

About the Faculty:

The Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry (FMD) is a highly successful faculty at Queen Mary comprising six institutes. It has a research spend of circa £100m and a research portfolio that spans from discovery and applied science, through translational research and applied health research. Our research is embedded within the local community of East London and supports FMD’s objective to produce innovative therapies and advance patient management nationally and internationally.

FMD holds a Silver Athena SWAN Award and we are committed to the equality of opportunities and to advancing women’s careers.

About Queen Mary:

At Queen Mary University of London, we believe that a diversity of ideas helps us achieve the previously unthinkable.

Throughout our history, we’ve fostered social justice and improved lives through academic excellence. And we continue to live and breathe this spirit today, not because it’s simply ‘the right thing to do’ but for what it helps us achieve and the intellectual brilliance it delivers.

We continue to embrace diversity of thought and opinion in everything we do, in the belief that when views collide, disciplines interact, and perspectives intersect, truly original thought takes form.


We offer competitive salaries, access to a generous pension scheme, 30 days’ leave per annum (pro-rata for part-time/fixed-term), a season ticket loan scheme and access to a comprehensive range of personal and professional development opportunities. In addition, we offer a range of work life balance and family friendly, inclusive employment policies, flexible working arrangements, and campus facilities including an on-site nursery at the Mile End campus.

The post is based at the Charterhouse Campus in London. It is full time (35 hours per week), indefinite, with an expected start date of August 2022. The starting salary will be Grade 5, in the range of £38,655 - £45,479 per annum, inclusive of London Allowance.

Queen Mary’s commitment to our diverse and inclusive community is embedded in our appointments processes. Reasonable adjustments will be made at each stage of the recruitment process for any candidate with a disability. We are open to considering applications from candidates wishing to work flexibly.

Informal enquiries should be addressed to Dr Elizabeth Micakovic at 

To apply for the role, please click the ‘apply’ button below: 

The closing date for applications is 31 August 2022.

Interviews are expected to be held shortly thereafter.

The School of Medicine and Athena SWAN Charter for Women in Science.

The School of Medicine holds a Silver Athena SWAN Award. We are committed to the equality of opportunities and to advancing women’s careers. We have policies to support staff returning from long-term absence, for flexible arrangements for staff with parental responsibilities and for childcare support. As part of the School’s commitment to the Athena SWAN principles we strongly encourage applications from women.